René Brand has been appointed Senior Group Controller, responsible for
the global accounting functions of the Cocoa, Protein Specialties, ADM
Industrial and Natural Health & Nutrition divisions. René joined ADM in
2000 and previously served as Finance Director and
Controller-International Cocoa in the Netherlands. René received a
Bachelor degree in accounting and finance.
He will relocate to the Company’s headquarters in Decatur, Illinois for
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) is the world leader in BioEnergy
and has a premier position in the agricultural processing value chain.
ADM is one of the world’s largest processors of soybeans, corn, wheat
and cocoa. ADM is a leading manufacturer of biodiesel, ethanol, soybean
oil and meal, corn sweeteners, flour and other value-added food and feed
ingredients. Headquartered in Decatur, Illinois, ADM has over 26,000
employees, more than 240 processing plants and net sales for the fiscal
year ended June 30, 2006 of $37 billion. Additional information can be
found on ADM’s Web site at www.adm.com/.
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